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  • The special issue of the Journal of Resources and E…2018-09-26


    This special issue of the Journal of Resources and Ecology focuses on food safety in China, a problem that has been of great concern to the public in recent years and the object of several new laws and institutional reforms. This collection presents the w

  • Multiple Pathways: Case Studies of Sustainable Agri…2016-02-18


    Edited by Seth Cook and Lila BuckleyContributing authors:Qiao Yuhui, Qi Gubo, Seth Cook, Lila Buckley, Song Yiching, Zhang Yanyan, Zhang Li, He Xueqing, Friederike Martin, Yue Shizhong and Wang ZhenPublished by International Institute for Environment and

  • Urbanisation, rural transformations and food securi…2016-01-11


    This paper discusses who eats what in China and why, with a focus on understanding the evolving axes of inequality with regard to access to affordable, safe and nutritious food in the context of changing rural–urban linkages.The production, dist

  • Environment and health in China: the role of enviro…2015-12-04


    “Environment and health in China: the role of environmental NGOs in policy innovation.” Fürst,K and Holdaway, J., in Fulada, A(ed), Civil society contribution to policy innovation in the PR China. Basingstorke: Palgrave Macmil

  • Dams and Development in China: The Moral Economy of…2014-11-19


    DescriptionThe book examines China’s current hydropower dam industry and its consequences for the environment and local communities. China is home to half of the worlds large dams and adds dozens more each year. The benefits are considerable

  • Development Transition of a Polluted Area: The Case…2014-10-08


    DENG Yanhua, Southwestern University of Finance and Economics The serious environmental degradation caused by rural industrialization in China has become an issue of growing concern and prompted many public protests. But even when protests are successful

  • Environmental health risks in an urban village in K…2014-10-08


    Fang Jing, Kunming Medical UniversityAs part of a set of projects looking at environment and health issues in relation to migrants, this project investigated an “urban village” in Kunming. The team investigated the environmental healt